"The documents were in two locked filing cabinets sold at an ex-government sale in Canberra", the ABC says.
Mr Abbott's expenditure review committee considered banning anyone under 30 from accessing income support ahead of the 2014 budget.
'(Espionage and foreign influence) is not something we think might happen, or possibly could happen, it is happening now against Australian interests in Australia and Australian interests overseas'.
While Australians have been amused by the manner in which the documents came to light, government officials are furious at the leak.
The cabinet documents contain details including an email exchange between the cabinet secretariat and the AFP, which revealed the AFP had lost 400 files between 2008 and 2013.
"The thousands of pages reveal the inner workings of five separate governments and span almost a decade".
The revelations of the extraordinary cache of confidential cabinet documents, which was then leaked to the ABC, comes as the Turnbull government pushes sweeping changes to the nation's espionage and intelligence laws that could see those in possession of sensitive government information jailed for 20 years. "Inside was the trove of documents now known as The Cabinet Files", the ABC reported.
According to ABC reporters Ashlynne McGhee and Michael McKinnon the filing cabinets had "sat unopened for some months until the locks were attacked with a drill".
Among the revelations are that nearly 200 sensitive documents were left in the office of a former senior minister after the Australian Labor party lost power after the 2013 election.
Crucially, they expose repeated security breaches of Australia's most sensitive and classified documents and a seemingly casual attitude of some of those charged with keeping the documents safe. These documents reveal how key decisions have been made. The classifications include "top secret", "sensitive", "Australian eyes only", and "cabinet-in-confidence". Mr Rudd told a royal commission into the program the rollout would have been delayed had cabinet been warned of the safety risks.
Former prime minister Tony Abbottsaid he believed a junior or mid-ranking departmental officer was to blame and insisted they "pay a price".
It also mentioned that former Prime Minister John Howard's administration had debated removing the right of people to remain silent under police questioning.
The allegations were later disproven amid huge public controversy, and Dr Haneef was awarded compensation by the Australian government.
"The Secretary of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet has initiated an urgent investigation into the circumstances around the disposal of two Commonwealth Government filing cabinets that allegedly contained classified material", it said.
At least three people were killed and two others injured when a helicopter crashed on Tuesday into a house in California , US. He said the helicopter had just gotten updated equipment a week ago, though he didn't have further details.
Mansourasaurus , be that as it may, was moderately little for a titanosaur, and about the heaviness of an African bull elephant. This particular dinosaur flaunted a really long neck with four legs and a size similar to the bus we see today.
To begin the study, the researchers tested how known cancer-causing chemicals found in regular cigarettes damaged a DNA sample. Tang wouldn't recommend vaping to nonsmokers, in particular young people: "Don't think a vapor is harmless".
Manchester City and the New York Yankees baseball team co-own NYCFC, so Harrison is basically staying within the family. Harrison told City's official website: " I can't wait to get started over here ".
While efforts at the federal level have been unsuccessful, 16 states have enacted pain-capable abortion bans , according to NRLC. He urged the Senate to reconsider its decision and pass legislation that will "celebrate, cherish, and protect life".
That included a one-time charge as a result of the recently introduced tax reform law that reduced earnings per share by 77 cents. Facebook's daily active users reached 1.4 billion in December of 2017, compared to 1.23 billion in December of 2016.
The first lady has not addressed any of the reports about her, her husband or Daniels and it's highly unlikely that she will. The East Wing's communications director Stephanie Grisham when asked if the first lady would attend said: "That is the plan".
The day-shift supervisor seems to have been aware of the test, but thought it was for the outgoing night-shift employees instead. It took until 8:20 a.m. for the agency to post to its Twitter and Facebook accounts that there was no missile threat to Hawaii.
The new Santa Fe is expected to be officially revealed in March, 2018, with sales commencing locally by the middle of the year. If the passenger in the back seat tries to get out of the auto without noticing an approaching vehicle an alarm will sound.
Menendez, 64, was charged with trading his political influence for gifts and campaign donations from Melgen, 63. In a statement, Melgen's attorney Kirk Ogrosky said his client "is now and has always been innocent".
Jeff Flake , also an Arizona Republican, responded, "This is why we can't have nice things..." to Gosar's tweet . Dozens of Dreamers have been invited by Democratic members of Congress to attend Tuesday's speech.
Every $10 rise in price of oil causes 0.2-0.3% drop in GDP, 0.4% rise in Current Account Deficit ( CAD ) and a rise inflation. He said the government "has thrown in the towel" and hopes that the private sector will come to the rescue of the economy.
She understands things about being solid many adults struggle with! Our thoughts are with Rasual and Leah's family and friends. His best season came in 2008-09 with the Hornets when he played in all 82 games (74 starts) and averaged 11.2 points per game.
It remains unclear whether his status for next weekend's Super Bowl meeting with the Philadelphia Eagles is affected. Come Sunday, however, all signs point to Gronkowski playing, and that's good news for the Patriots .
According to Ahn, copycat apps are usually created to resemble popular mainstream apps and is a popular method of deceiving users. With the increase of efforts from Google, this is apparently a 70 percent increase over the total removals that happened in 2016.
Leerink analyst David Larsen previously wrote that "it's a matter of when, not if" that Amazon will move into drugs. Health care costs for companies routinely rise faster than inflation and eat up bigger portions of their budgets.
The constitutional court also said he must get permission to attend the session, however it is not clear whether he will seek it. However, he wants to rule the region, after making a deal to lead a separatist coalition, following elections last month.
Earlier this morning, Facebook announced that it would all ads for bitcoin , cryptocurrencies, and initial coin offerings (ICOs). No details were revealed by the customs authorities on what action was to be taken against these crimes and breach of rules.
"We would like to thank Marcus for his contribution and wish him well at Barcelona ", an Arsenal statement read. McGuane came through the Gunners' youth ranks after joining the London club at under-six level.
The state government announced Rs 5 lakh compensation to the families of the deceased and Rs 50,000 compensation to the injured. Civilians started assaulting officials and attacking police vans in irritation for their late arrival.
South Korean giant Samsung that now provides OLED panels for $999 iPhone X will also be hit as its orders will also be affected. The iPhone X is the company's most advanced smartphone yet but it also comes with a staggering price tag.
It hurt than normal about 33% brighter and he gets to see that already this morning. "None of the events are rare in themselves". Visible supermoons appear 14% bigger and 30% brighter than full moons that occur at the farthest point in the moon's orbit.
Shares in U.S. health insurers UnitedHealth, Anthem and Cigna Corp all fell over 5% in early trading following the announcement. Also playing a factor in the market's reaction is the significant size of the companies involved in the three-way partnership.
The way you worded it I thought she was dead! "Listen, I thought Dolly had passed away from this post and I started crying". As if the cute pic wasn't enough of a tribute to the country singer, Adele's caption definitely drove the point home.